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Overview of the Ear

This video is aimed at first and second year undergraduate students and can be a revision guide on learning the overall structure and function of the ear. The video begins with a basic level…

From  Neil Everill on September 26th, 2019 0 likes 11 plays 0  

Experimental work for undergraduates in Materials Science and Engineering

A snapshot of some of the different practicals that students on Materials Science and Engineering courses at the University of Sheffield do from the very start of their course.

From  Stephen Birch on July 19th, 2019 0 likes 35 plays 0  

Anatomy of Heart

This video about the heart covers a range of topics including: the function and gross anatomy of the heart, the pathways of the blood through the heart and the embryonic remnants seen in the heart. …

From  Neil Everill on July 15th, 2019 0 likes 17 plays 0  

The Mattress Moment

What use is an old mattress? This is the fascinating story of how our scientists are helping to solve the global food crisis using the most unlikely of materials - a pile of old mattresses.

From  Ruth Kirkman on June 27th, 2019 0 likes 99 plays 0  

New compound which kills antibiotic resistant superbugs discovered

A new compound developed by University of Sheffield experts has killed antibiotic resistant gram-negative bacteria, including E. coli, during tests

From  Faculty Of Science on May 28th, 2019 0 likes 392 plays 0  

Scientists observe largest solar flare in 12 years

The Sun’s largest solar flare in more than 12 years – and the eighth largest since modern records began in 1996 – has been captured in high detail by a team of researchers from the…

From  Faculty Of Science on April 17th, 2019 0 likes 3 plays 0  

Things are going downhill fast: Understanding massive landslides, by Professor Dave Petley, Vice-President for Research and Innovation

Please note, due to technical issues on the night, this video is of Professor Petley's slides, with his voice accompanying them, rather than a direct video of him speaking at the lecturn. There…

From  Jeanette Peat on March 19th, 2019 0 likes 73 plays 0  

Royce Institute Introduction

Background to the Royce@Sheffield and the Royce Translational Centre.

From  Stephen Birch on March 12th, 2019 0 likes 33 plays 0  

Forensic Scientists Watching TV

How would Sherlock get on in a real crime scene? What crucial clue does Silent Witness need to pick up on? We asked two of our Forensic Science students to dissect the BBC's finest detectives!

From  Online Learning on February 26th, 2019 0 likes 20 plays 0  

Pharmacology: Basic Terminology

This video is helpful as a revision guide for level 2 Biomedical Science students and covers a section of the Core Physiology and Pharmacology taught in this year. The video may also provide a useful…

From  Neil Everill on February 13th, 2019 0 likes 24 plays 0  

Overview of the GI Tract

This video is is intended to help facilitate the revision for level 1 biomedical science students, specifically for the BMS109 Physiology and Pharmacology module; and providing an overview of the…

From  Neil Everill on February 13th, 2019 0 likes 23 plays 0  

The Heart

This whiteboard-type animation of the heart provides an overview of the basic anatomy and blood flow through the heart as well as electrical stimulation and information about causes and treatments…

From  Neil Everill on February 12th, 2019 0 likes 30 plays 0  

A History of Nerve Agents

This presentation is a short animation style video explaining how nerve agents function and why they are so deadly. The presentation is aimed at anyone over16 years and over, and especially useful…

From  Neil Everill on February 12th, 2019 0 likes 21 plays 0  

Implicit Bias and Stereotype threat in academia 2019

A lecture delivered by Jennifer Saul on 28th January 2019

From  Keira Borrill on February 6th, 2019 0 likes 11 plays 0  

Dr Gwen Reilly (Bioengineering Lecturer) - Wall of Women - The University of Sheffield

Our engineering diversity. As part of The University of Sheffield's 'Women in Engineering Initiative' we are interviewing our female engineers, past, present and future to talk about…

From  Adam Greenwood on December 20th, 2018 0 likes 27 plays 0  

What is the Sound of Science?

The Sound of Science - the flagship event from the 2018 Festival of the Mind at The University of Sheffield - is a unique combination of music, performance and science, that explores some of the most…

From  Tom Foster on December 11th, 2018 0 likes 100 plays 0